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Mass. regains all jobs lost in recession, data show

Massachusetts has regained all the jobs lost in the last recession after a strong and steady recovery that has progressed faster than the nation as whole.

The state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development reported Thursday that employment in Massachusetts reached 3.3 million jobs, 14,000 more than it had in April 2008, when employment peaked before the recession.

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